COMIC-CON 2012: Legendary Entertainment Brings ‘Man of Steel’ and ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ to San Diego

The studio will be presenting the Mini-Tumbler, along with costumes from ‘Pacific Rim’ and ‘Man of Steel’.

Legendary Entertainment brings Man of Steel to Comic-Con 2012
Legendary Entertainment brings Man of Steel to Comic-Con 2012
Legendary Entertainment is prepared to deliver to fans an intimate look at its upcoming movie and comic releases during the upcoming Comic-Con International 2012. With a strong lineup of talent, and an unforgettable viewing experience in 3D and HD, Legendary's booth is the hub for fans to be part of the action with panel sessions, autograph signings, and giveaways - all surrounding the company's high-profile film and comic releases.

Additionally, a select group of lucky fans will get taken behind-the-scenes for an opportunity to see exclusive footage from upcoming movies presented by Legendary and LG - hosted by Legendary's directors and producers. For a complete list of Legendary activities at the convention, please see below:


Comic-Con International will be a true coming out party for Legendary's Comic division. In addition to providing new details on the label's fall release - The Tower Chronicles - Legendary will unveil a parade of the top names in the industry who be announcing all new IPs. The talent will be hosting a Legendary Comics panel on Thursday, July 12 at 5 pm in Room 6A. Additionally, each of them will be signing in Legendary's booth throughout the convention.

The build-up to the release of Legendary's first original IP, The Tower Chronicles, continues as Comic-Con will be the venue for the reveal of compelling assets and information. Telling the story of supernatural bounty hunter John Tower, the three-part series features a story created by Legendary Entertainment's Chairman and CEO Thomas Tull. The book is being written by Matt Wagner (Grendel) and drawn by Simon Bisley (2000 AD).


On the film side, Legendary's booth will feature the Mini Tumbler from The Dark Knight Rises, two costumes from Pacific Rim, both of which have never been seen, and artwork from future films like Man of Steel. Additionally, Pacific Rim director Guillermo del Toro will be signing in the booth on Friday. Legendary will also give attendees a peek inside the company's upcoming projects with exclusive content on LG 3D and HD TVs and smartphones. For fans who want to find out the most up-to-date details and insider information on Legendary's film slate, the company will have a presence in Hall H on Saturday.

LG Partnership

In addition to the activities at the Legendary booth and Hall H, the company, along with consumer electronics giant LG, will be offering lucky fans an opportunity win The Pass. By following Legendary's social media platforms or visiting the booth during the show fans will get the chance to come to the Legendary booth at a specified time each day to win a T-shirt. A group of randomly selected fans will have a bonus wrapped in their shirts - a pass to one of two special behind-closed-doors screenings to show exclusive never-been-seen content. Taking place on Saturday night and on Sunday afternoon, these screenings will provide Pass recipients the chance to watch never-before seen footage from a selection of upcoming films (although the actual films are not being announced they will be selected from a group of high-profile releases that could include, but is not limited to, Pacific Rim,Seventh Son, and more). Each screening, which will be shown on top of the line LG CINEMA 3D Smart TVs with 3D and True HD displays, will be hosted by esteemed talent associated with upcoming Legendary features.

IMAX Partnership

Through a partnership with IMAX, the booth will showcase one of the IMAX cameras used on the production of The Dark Knight Rises. An IMAX representative on hand to answer visitors' questions about the technology and filming process.

The Dark Knight Rises was released July 20th, 2012 and stars Tom Hardy, Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, Liam Neeson, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Gary Oldman, Marion Cotillard, Morgan Freeman. The film is directed by Christopher Nolan.

Sources: Legendary Entertainment

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  1. CBF

    This is cool and I like the posters but these are two films I have very low hopes for.

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  2. Sean

    @jasdjqs Oh, okay.

    3 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  3. ejk1

    @psychobilly13 and Batman Forever...and Batman & Robin...and Superman 3...and Superman 4...and Superman Returns...and Jonah Hex...and the Lobo film that never was...

    3 years agoby @ejk1Flag

  4. jasdjqs

    @sean, yes, just that it will be re-mastered to IMAX and ofcourse is in 3D,

    3 years agoby @jasdjqsFlag

  5. Sean

    @jasdjqs Does the webpage in that link you've posted, something about Man of Steel's trailer ? I tried looking for that webpage that you've posted a link to and i couldn't find it.

    3 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  6. jasdjqs

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  7. psychobilly13

    Amen brotha! Except for Green Lantern tho

    3 years agoby @psychobilly13Flag

  8. RyanMoran


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  9. Justice Kowaleski

    Dont worry fellow superman fans I'm more than sure there will have to be some teaser for MOS in TDKR if not i will be A SAD SAD PANDA

    3 years agoby @justice-kowaleskiFlag

  10. jasdjqs

    @phatalphd indeed !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    3 years agoby @jasdjqsFlag

  11. phatalphd

    @jasdjqs I know right! I've seen enough pictures and concept art already. I want to see some action! even a little teaser trailer would get me hype as hell right now

    3 years agoby @phatalphdFlag

  12. jasdjqs

    Damn, still no comfimatin on a MOS trailer huh, well I hope to see it attached to the TDNR.

    3 years agoby @jasdjqsFlag

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